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by scott_e
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Hello Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 306

Re: Hello Forum

Hullo :thumbsup
by scott_e
Tue Jun 04, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Tiff Top Gear Elise S1 review 1996
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Re: Tiff Top Gear Elise S1 review 1996

j2 lot wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 6:25 pm
:-D “ no where to put your cassettes”
:lol: :lol: ah the days of "mixed tapes".
by scott_e
Mon Jun 03, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Tiff Top Gear Elise S1 review 1996
Replies: 2
Views: 200

Tiff Top Gear Elise S1 review 1996

From Top Gear 1996 presumably.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=btcgmHLWaiE

Lovin the 90s sound track.

Aim was to produce 1000 a year selling @ 20K each :)

Was 2000 before I really got interested in a Lotus ... so this review is hot of the press for me :lol:
by scott_e
Thu May 30, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Decided on a change
Replies: 28
Views: 1166

Re: Decided on a change

Bet that sounds marvellous ! :thumbsup
by scott_e
Tue May 28, 2019 7:23 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Any recommended MOT stations near Dunfermline?
Replies: 12
Views: 573

Re: Any recommended MOT stations near Dunfermline?

Seem to remember years ago Falklands Performance Centre was known as an Elise friendly MOT site it Fife. Never used them myself.


(just noticed Stevoraith post :thumbsup )
by scott_e
Fri May 10, 2019 7:17 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: S1 Exige For Sale for £15,000 .........
Replies: 8
Views: 661

Re: S1 Exige For Sale for £15,000 .........

That is now looking certain as construction of a new plant to build cars for Lotus and other Geely brands is underway in Wuhan, China. The $1.3 billion plant will be operational in two years and have the capacity to build 150,000 vehicles, including electrified models, Automotive News reported last...
by scott_e
Fri May 10, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New(ish) car .. not really Lotus Content and a long wait..
Replies: 90
Views: 10002

Re: New(ish) car .. not really Lotus Content and a long wait..

When you want a car Jim you really want a car ! Really admire your commitment to the project. Agree with Campbell, really interesting thread :)
by scott_e
Fri May 10, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: S1 Exige For Sale for £15,000 .........
Replies: 8
Views: 661

Re: S1 Exige For Sale for £15,000 .........

That is amazing really. I was arguing on PH that short supply is keeping prices high. Maybe that will change (for new models) if Geely ramp up production. I was approx 24K for my Exige S2 n/a back in 2007 with approx 5k miles. There was a duplicate advertise on PH 12 years later at the same price wi...
by scott_e
Wed May 08, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Was it you ?
Topic: Black Mclaren Broughty Ferry
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Re: Black Mclaren Broughty Ferry

:thumbsup thats the one :) ... I clearly dont know my Mclaren models :lol:
by scott_e
Tue May 07, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Was it you ?
Topic: Black Mclaren Broughty Ferry
Replies: 5
Views: 500

Black Mclaren Broughty Ferry

Anyone know who has that black Mclaren kicking about Broughty Ferry ?

Spotted a couple of times now, gave him a wave from my orange rust bucket .... the chap was somewhat perplexed understandably :oops:

Apologies.
by scott_e
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: NC500 Bad Press
Replies: 21
Views: 1411

Re: NC500 Bad Press

Slightly related article:

"The push will be led by Police Scotland's road policing division between Monday 29 April and Sunday 5 May."
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-48083190

Plenty of police vehicles around Dundee today stopping cars.
by scott_e
Fri Apr 19, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Type 130
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: Type 130 - conventionally powered car will follow ...

"A new conventionally powered Lotus sports car will follow its new all-electric hypercar to market in 2020" "Lotus’s CEO Phil Popham revealed that a new, conventionally powered sports car would follow in 2020 - and that it would be based on an all-new platform that the company is developing, instead...
by scott_e
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:25 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: New Breif (Non Lotus)
Replies: 17
Views: 1115

Re: New Breif (Non Lotus)

Love the colour.
by scott_e
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Type 130
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Re: Type 130

Corranga wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:54 pm
The World's First British Electric Hypercar

...from the people that brought you the only one in that colour / spec in Scotland :?: :lol:

:lol: :lol: :lol: it never gets old.
by scott_e
Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Type 130
Replies: 4
Views: 271

Type 130

Was browsing lotuscars.com and spotted Type 130 media stuff. https://www.engadget.com/2019/04/16/lotus-type-130-british-electric-hypercar/?guccounter=1&guce_referrer_us=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_cs=Qn0jBDvHvEB6g-Na38TxNQ https://youtu.be/B03UPE_GDmQ https://www.pistonheads.com/ne...